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Stephanie Earls

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Colorado Springs native Naureen Singh, left, was among a group of campus leaders who spent lunch with the Dalai Lama during his visit to University of Colorado-Boulder in June. The Nobel Peace Prize laureate even reached out and clasped Singh's hand during a group photo op. Courtesy: Glenn Asakawa, University of Colorado-Boulder
Kentucky-based bluegrass ensemble The Wooks plays Colorado Springs' Front Range BBQ Saturday. Courtesy photo.
New Belgium Brewing's Clips Beer and Film Tour stops at America The Beautiful Park on July 21. Courtesy: New Belgium Brewing Company.
Rev. Ben Broadbent leads his congregation down Colorado Avenue during the PrideFest parade on Sunday, July 10, 2016. Photo by Ryan Jones, The Gazette.
A Colorado pride flag is flown from one of the vendors at America the Beautiful park during day two of the 25th annual PrideFest held on Sunday, July 12, 2015. Music, performances, vendors and a sunny day were expected for the visitors. Photo by Logan Riely, The Gazette
Honey Genmai Gunpowder sour/wild ale is one aromatic offering available at Paradox Beer Co. in Divide. Photo by Stephanie Earls, The Gazette